As with any tough problem or challenge, creative thinking can help you find a solution – or several of them – to help you more easily manage the situation. We searched for ideas to get…Read More of the article "Unique Ways to Pay Back Your Student Loans"
You have student loans – here’s how to pay them off as fast as possible. Tips on entering repayment, managing money, and living life with student loans.
What to Expect When You’re Expecting… Student Loan Repayment Think of your student loan as a tiny seed that was planted for your education. It grows into a living loan that you’re responsible for keeping…Read More of the article "Nurturing Student Loan Seeds through Life (and Repayment)"
Grace Period for Federal Student Loans For most federal student loans, you aren’t required to pay on those loans until you graduate, leave school, or drop below half-time enrollment. When your enrollment changes to one…Read More of the article "Understanding Your Student Loan Grace Period and How to Make the Most of It"
How Parent PLUS Loans Work If a student doesn’t qualify for enough in federal student loans, the good news is that parent PLUS loans are an option to help students continue with their education. A…Read More of the article "What You Should Know about Parent PLUS Loans"
Read on for a quick recap on student loan interest rates – including what today’s students are carrying for an average student loan interest rate today; how those interest rates are set; and when refinancing makes sense.Read More of the article "How Interest Rates Affect Student Loans (and How You Can Use Them Wisely)"
Student loans can have a language all their own. Understanding these 20 essential loan-related terms can help you navigate the world of student loans. Federal student loans – Many of these student loans (e.g., Direct…Read More of the article "A Guide to Important Student Loan Terms"
Achieving your educational goals is a critical aspect in setting yourself up for success. You want to be prepared for the future and find the perfect career for you, but first you must study and get through mid-terms and finals for the degree.Read More of the article "Types of Private Student Loan Options"
When federal loans and grants aren’t enough, smart use of private student loans to pay for college can be just what you need to complete your education.Read More of the article "Find Money for College When Scholarships Aren’t Enough"
Are you prepared to pay for your tuition, room, board, books, and all of your other expenses when next semester starts?Read More of the article "Finding Student Loans and Preparing for Next Semester"
Congratulations! You’re graduating soon and will be searching for your first job out of college. It’s an exciting time in your life. However, if you’re like the majority of college students, you’re also graduating with…Read More of the article "Student Loan Repayment – What to Expect as You Prepare to Graduate"